What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name NARCISSE, BERTHA L Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $68,591.67 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIAS, JUAN C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $68,591.45 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTER, ROBERT DAVID Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $68,591.23 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIKITSAKOS, BRIGITTE M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $68,591.06 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERI, RAYMOND Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $68,591.00 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, MARK S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,590.89 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHRA, CATHERINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,590.88 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, PAUL B Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $68,590.77 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUB, DAVID F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $68,590.45 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, ERIC C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $68,590.03 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULERCIO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $68,589.93 Date 10/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, STACEY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $68,589.54 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, AMEER H Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $68,589.50 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MARK R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $68,589.17 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, JAMES P Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $68,589.15 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGON, BRENT W Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $68,588.95 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIACCA, ANTONINA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $68,588.89 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KIMBERLY J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $68,588.86 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMARAIS, BRYAN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,588.52 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSART, NICHOLAS C Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $68,588.19 Date 02/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,588.04 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Metropolitan Reference Library Amount $68,588.03 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, JULIE S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $68,588.01 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUENTES, FELIX G, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,588.00 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, OWEN C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $68,587.79 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARADICH, HENRY E Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $68,586.97 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNAN, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,586.87 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, JONATHAN L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $68,586.59 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $68,585.02 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, MATTHEW A Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $68,584.66 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $68,584.51 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYSZKIEWICZ, KENNETH P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $68,584.34 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $68,584.30 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $68,583.99 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, DIANE M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $68,583.93 Date 05/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDER, JARED C Employer name Niagara County Amount $68,583.68 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, NICOLE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $68,583.39 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLOWIAK, ANDREW M Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,583.35 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCARIELLO, ROBERT Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $68,583.22 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMANN, JANE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $68,583.01 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, ISHMAEL O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,583.00 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CAROL A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $68,582.84 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, DAVID C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $68,582.78 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINOPOLI, JOANNE Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $68,582.22 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, MARY L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $68,582.17 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACKL, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $68,582.14 Date 03/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIS, BRIAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,582.10 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, ROBERT J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $68,581.95 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOSH, JAMES A Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $68,581.35 Date 11/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAYTON, KEVIN R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $68,581.10 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROLL, CHRISTINA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,580.90 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARTER, KERRI A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,580.90 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DENNIS C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,580.43 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH-SANDERS, SHARON R Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $68,580.33 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVIK, AMY B Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $68,580.22 Date 07/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JOSHUA A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $68,580.17 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $68,579.92 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, VICTORIA A Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $68,579.25 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, NANCY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,579.07 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, HEIDI E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,578.82 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BARBARA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $68,578.82 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, TAISHA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $68,578.05 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURST, JEFFREY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,577.82 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEGIANO, BARBARA A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $68,577.69 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ANDREW L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $68,577.63 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOS, JONATHAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,577.32 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, EMILY M Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $68,576.90 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIOLLO, VANESSA Y Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $68,576.74 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, KENT H Employer name Town of Aurelius Amount $68,576.13 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINGO, RALPH, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $68,575.97 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BENIA E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $68,575.69 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, GREGORY S, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $68,575.29 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, DANIEL P Employer name Chemung County Amount $68,575.15 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPOLONE, KAREN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,574.78 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLINGER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $68,574.24 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUS, KARIN E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $68,574.22 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEFFER, CARL Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $68,574.19 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FECANIN, ROBERT M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,573.99 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERRY, JOSEPH M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $68,573.88 Date 09/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIN, SUSANNE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $68,573.14 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, DANIEL C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $68,572.75 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEP, JAMES A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $68,572.33 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCORELLI, LAURA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $68,572.31 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUZA, MARTIN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,572.20 Date 02/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO-SANTOS, MICHELLE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,572.14 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDSEN, JEFFREY R Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $68,572.14 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZI, BUKURIJE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $68,571.52 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOCCA, CHRIS G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $68,571.12 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVELOCK, MARGARET Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $68,571.11 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DALE A, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $68,571.01 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, AMY J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,570.84 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIDOR, MAGALIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,569.69 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYBULSKA, JOLANTA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,569.43 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULKIN-GODOY, DONNA B Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $68,568.93 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BRITA, MICHELLE L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $68,568.72 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL-CAVALLINO, MELODIE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,567.96 Date 10/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $68,567.70 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ALLAN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $68,567.68 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWOCIEN, EILEEN C Employer name Niagara County Amount $68,567.39 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, TIFFANY S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,567.14 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System